All GP practices are contracted to provide “essential services”, that is, basic treatment of ill people. We also provide the following “additional services”:

  • Child health surveillance, together with the Health Visitor Team
  • Contraceptive services. Specialist services such as coil insertion and contraceptive implants are provided by appointment with some qualified clinicians
  • Maternity services in the ante natal and post natal period, together with the Berwickshire Midwifery Team and Borders General Hospital
  • Routine immunisation of children, together with the Health Visitors
  • A methadone substitution programme for patients with drug abuse problems – under a shared care arrangement with Borders Community Addiction Team (BCAT)
  • Cervical screening (Well woman clinic)
  • Annual comprehensive review for patients with diabetes; this includes appointments with the dietician, podiatrist and retinopathy screening.
  • Freezing of warts and other small skin lesions
  • Minor surgery
  • An annual flu immunisation programme to protect the elderly and those at risk
  • Regular monitoring, by blood and urine tests, for patients on a range of drugs for arthritis, bowel problems and warfarin
  • Annual comprehensive reviews for patients with heart disease
  • Travel Vaccines and innoculations
    • Dietetics
    • Smoking Cessation
    • Health Visitors
    • Speech & Language Therapy
    • Eyemouth Day Hospital
    • Psychology
    • Occupational Therapy
    • School Nurses
    • Community Psychiatric Nurses (CPN’s)
    • Addictions Service
    • Physiotherapy
    • Midwives
    • Community Nurses

    • Lifestyle Advisor
    • Podiatry
    • Physiotherapists
    • Treatment Room Nurses

The services above can be contacted on 018907 52600

Consultant Clinics

Some consultants from Borders General Hospital hold clinics at Eyemouth in the Day Hospital. Your own doctor makes referrals to these specialists.